KAANAPALI - Staff from the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa recently donated $15,000 to their Hyatt Thrive program charity, Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Centers.
The nonprofit that helps the homeless received the check at its Lahaina resource center at 15 Ipu'Aumakua Lane.
As part of Hyatt Community Grants, a philanthropic program that empowers Hyatt associates to guide charitable living, Hyatt Regency Maui General Manager Michael Jokovich presented the grant to further the organization's efforts in funding the personal advancement and education of the homeless community in Maui.
From left, Miriam Baker, the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa’s assistant director of human resources; Becky Woods, executive director of Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Centers; Michael Jokovich, Hyatt general manager; Rafael Ayala of Ka Hale A Ke Ola; and Gary Bulson, Hyatt director of engineering, met to present the check.
The Hyatt Regency Maui is one of 26 Hyatt properties from around the world awarding more than $300,000 in grants to non-profits in their local communities as part of the Hyatt Thrive platform.
For more information on Hyatt Thrive and Hyatt Community Grants, visit www.hyattthrive/philanthropy.com.